Things To Do In Saugatuck

“We wanted to savor Wickwood and taste all of its seasons.”

~ The Chicago Tribune

Explore Your Saugatuck Getaway

Saugatuck is the perfect place to pause from the hustle of our busy world. It’s the little town that time forgot. More important now that time is our biggest luxury. There are endless possibilities of things to do Around Saugatuck. An ideal place to relax, reconnect and revisit in every season of the year, it’s no wonder Saugatuck is a favorite location for Michigan weekend getaways.

At Wickwood we’re crazy about food; breakfast is always included in your room rate, as is every last bite. Simply determine your dates, select your room, and check availability today. Let your Michigan Getaway begin. Wickwood is at the center of it all! 

No matter the season, it’s easy to find things to do in Saugatuck, Michigan. Surrounded by the sweet waters of Lake Michigan and its stunning Sand Dunes, there are endless opportunities here for activity and relaxation. You can hike, run, disc golf, bird watch, ski, or snow shoe through the trails at the Saugatuck Dunes State Park. Lose track of time beach combing, swimming,  building a sand castle, and watching the sunset at our award winning Oval Beach. Raise your arms and thrill on a ride on The Harbor Duck, Star of Saugatuck, or the Saugatuck Dune Rides. Rent a kayak, stand up paddle board, pontoon boat, charter a sunset sail or fishing trip from our easily accessible harbor.

Nestled by this breathtaking scenery is our charming and vibrant downtown full of unique boutiques, pubs, cafes, galleries, restaurants, and gardens. At the backbone of this art-centered community is our more than 100 year connection with the OxBow School Of Art. In the heart of downtown, the Saugatuck Center For the Arts brings lively theater, concerts, exhibitions, documentary film, workshops, farmers’ markets and more all year long. In our village more than 30 artist studios and galleries thrive, and there’s live music all over town. Enjoy Chamber Music Festival, Concerts in the Park, On Stage at the Felt Mansion, and the great variety of live music venues. Better pack your dancing shoes!

Maybe it’s time to hit a round of 18? Try one of our 3 pristine golf courses: The Ravines, Clearbrook, or HawksHead. More in the mood for some morning yoga? Our local studio, Satya, is just across the street. Snap Fitness and Blue Star Gym are both right in town.

Enjoy an idyllic afternoon picking HoneyCrisp Apples, hunting for a Prize Pumpkin, and losing track of time in the Corn Maze at Crane’s Orchards.

When you’ve worked up an appetite or its time to wind down, there’s no shortage of options. Whether you want to sip a craft beer at the Saugatuck Brewing Company, a glass of wine at Fenn Valley Vineyards, or an heirloom apple cider at Virtue Farms or Crane’s, there’s a glass waiting for you. At our 30 area restaurants, you can taste the abundance and diversity of our local farms and orchards.

Wickwood Inn is in the heart of historic downtown Saugatuck making it the perfect place to stay for your Michigan Getaway. Explore which of our 11 luxurious guest rooms best suits your mood and reserve your stay today

There’s never enough time to savor it all.

Be inspired by the Season or your Passion.
Explore our sample Getaway Guides below!

Saugatuck beckons — the perfect destination for a Michigan weekend getaway or a longer vacation. Stay and play awhile.

“Live each season as it passes… and open yourself to the influences of each.”

~ Henry David Thoreau

Explore Our Saugatuck Getaway Guides

A Guide For Each Of Saugatuck’s Six Seasons

A Guide For Each Of Your Passions

 

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